This coming Saturday, Jets Overhead from Victoria, BC will be opening up for Lights at the fabulous Commodore Ballroom. Last month I was able to interview Antonia from the band and I was also able to send a reader to their show at the Chan Centre out at UBC. Turns out, I once again have […]
Ideas on Tap is happening tonight at the Commodore Ballroom from 5:30pm until 8:30pm. Correct me if I’m wrong but with 800 tickets scooped up already this may very-well be the largest social media-type gathering this town has seen (I’m thinking Northern Voice say numbers up to 400 so this could be the case).
UPDATE – September 19th: The concert was amazing and we had such a blast. John was able to take some awesome photos which are now online – here’s a sampling from his set on Flickr. September 18th: This afternoon I was able to interview one of my all-time favourite bands, Less Than Jake. I did […]
Yesterday afternoon and evening I had the chance to meet Zac, Isaac, and Taylor Hanson. Three brothers, singers, songwriters, record company owners, and musicians from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Thanks to Keira, I took the initiative to set up an interview with them for my weekly E! Online post (Hanson interview to be published next week). She […]
What’s better than watching a completely rockin’ band at the Commodore for $20? Not much at all really. Despite the fact that I felt out of place with out a fedora, horn-rimmed glasses, a beard, or a jean jacket, I thoroughly enjoyed The Black Keys. The volume and caliber of nostril-tickling sound that those two […]